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A look into the work of The Landmark Trust, a conservation charity that restores historic buildings at risk by turning them into holiday accommodation.

The Landmark Trust The Landmark Trust

    • Society & Culture
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A look into the work of The Landmark Trust, a conservation charity that restores historic buildings at risk by turning them into holiday accommodation.

    Woven Histories part 3

    Woven Histories part 3

    The textile industries are of particular importance to the social, political and financial history of the country and via our Landmarks it is possible to trace this history and tell the story of both the trades and crafts associated with it.

    • 16 min
    Woven Histories part 2

    Woven Histories part 2

    The textile industries are of particular importance to the social, political and financial history of the country and via our Landmarks it is possible to trace this history and tell the story of both the trades and crafts associated with it.

    • 12 min
    Woven Histories part 1

    Woven Histories part 1

    The textile industries are of particular importance to the social, political and financial history of the country and via our Landmarks it is possible to trace this history and tell the story of both the trades and crafts associated with it.

    • 18 min
    Woven Histories at Sunny Bank Mill

    Woven Histories at Sunny Bank Mill

    Sunny Bank Mills in Farsley (near Calverley Old Hall), keeps a nationally important archive of weaving machinery, fabrics and documents. Meet Curator Rachel Moaby and weaver Agnis Smallwood and discover more about how traditions are being kept alive.

    • 18 min
    In the spirit of Voysey

    In the spirit of Voysey

    Furniture makers Alice Blogg and Alasdair Kilpatrick were both commisioned to make furniture for the community rooms at Winsford Cottage Hospital. Here they talk about following in the footsteps of the hospitals designer, CFA Voysey.

    • 21 min
    River House Trust at Woodsford Castle

    River House Trust at Woodsford Castle

    Every year Landmark gives away 50 stays in our buildings to the beneficiaries of other charities. Here, Caroline Standford talks with Beverley Lord, a volunteer from River House Trust, a community based centre in Hammersmith for people living with HIV, and what their stay at Woodsford Castle meant to them.

    • 10 min

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